The air cargo industry is a powerful catalyst for spurring broad economic and social progress. As the third-largest mover of air freight in the world, Atlas Air Worldwide is driven to be a leader in an industry that is boosting the global flow of goods, people, capital, technology, ideas and social well-being.
In 2018, we continued to deliver in ways that bring the world together and enhance global prosperity: by delivering farmers’ products and life-saving medicine to growing and needy populations around the world, by enabling economic value chains to be efficient and far-reaching, and by helping to create jobs and economic opportunity in the markets we serve and the communities where we operate.
Our impact is global, and it starts with our team of nearly 3,300 talented employees and our operating network spanning nearly 400 destinations in almost 90 countries. In addition to our headquarters in Purchase, New York, we have operations centers near the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport, at Anchorage International Airport in Alaska, and in Hong Kong; an operations hub and training center in Miami; and key logistics centers around the world. In addition to the impact of our own employment ranks, our business supports thousands of jobs among our partners, vendors, contractors and the local businesses near our destinations. Our impact includes:
Atlas’ operating philosophy is to grow our business by helping our customers grow theirs. Together, we are aligned with trends that are driving the global supply chain. These trends include:
Our customer base includes the world’s leading express and e-commerce delivery providers, airlines, freight forwarders, shippers and charter brokers, and we are the largest provider of military cargo and passenger airlift to the U.S. Department of Defense. Through our work, we enable large companies to access growing markets and manage highly efficient supply chains. We also help open markets for small businesses, including technology startups, farmers and craftsmen. Regions and communities in all parts of the world benefit from our reach and impact.
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